Live From the Desk 9

Over our Shoulder

You are only as wise as the information you receive, so with that in mind, we try to read as much as possible to stay informed. We thought we would share some examples of what we have been reading lately. Enjoy your Labour Day Weekend!

Recent Articles of Interest:

Why This Crisis Differs From the 2008 Version
– Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904140604576496241939456906.html

It’s the Economy, Dummkopf!
– Vanity Fair
http://www.vanityfair.com/business/features/2011/09/europe-201109

Mastering the Machine
How Ray Dalio built the world’s richest and strangest hedge fund
-The New Yorker
http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2011/07/25/110725fa_fact_cassidy?currentPage=all

Do you suffer from decision fatigue?
– The New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/21/magazine/do-you-suffer-from-decision-fatigue.html?_r=1

Websites We Monitor:

www.zerohedge.com
www.businessinsider.com
www.johnmauldin.com

until next time. . .

@The Vertex Team

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